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Superleague Standings
 1. Dinamo Tbilisi 25-3 
 2. Kutaisi 20-8 
 3. Cactus Tbilisi 14-14 
 4. Rustavi 13-15 
 5. Sokhumi 11-17 
 6. Olimpi 10-18 
 7. Mgzavrebi 10-18 
 8. Batumi 9-19 
Full Standings
Last:4/29/2017
A League Standings
 1. DELTA 12-3 
 2. Hyundai-TSU 11-4 
 3. Arena-76 8-7 
 4. BC Titebi 8-7 
 5. Tskaltubo 5-10 
 6. SEU Tbilisi 1-14 
Last:4/25/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Kaheem RANSOM
  Mgzavrebi
  (185-PG-)
  Avg: 17.9
 1. Ransom, Mgzavrebi17.9 
 2. Allen, Mgzavrebi17.6 
 3. Lathan, Sokhumi17.4 
 4. Tsintsadze, Kutaisi17.4 
 5. Rogava, Olimpi16.0 
 6. Shemosiuk, Batumi16.0 
 7. Jintcharadze, Bat.16.0 
 8. Burnette, Olimpi15.5 
 9. Berishvili, Dinamo T.15.2 
 10. Florveus, Cactus T.14.9 
Rebounds Per Game
 John FLORVEUS
  Cactus T.
  (211-C-90)
  Avg: 12.8
 1. Florveus, Cactus T.12.8 
 2. Pelcher, Batumi10.9 
 3. Burnette, Olimpi9.4 
 4. Atuashvili, Rustavi9.2 
 5. Spagnolo, Rustavi8.9 
 6. Bridgeman, Cactus T.8.5 
 7. Murphy, Mgzavrebi7.9 
 8. Bekauri, Kutaisi7.8 
 9. Tishchenko, Sokhu.7.4 
 10. Krivtsov, Batumi7.2 
Assists Per Game
 Giorgi TSINTSADZE
  Kutaisi
  (192-PG-86)
  Avg: 7
 1. Tsintsadze, Kutaisi7.0 
 2. Lee, Rustavi5.6 
 3. Vaughn, Dinamo T.4.9 
 4. Mikeladze, Olimpi4.8 
 5. Lezhava, Batumi4.6 
 6. Chikviladze, Cactus T.4.3 
 7. Rogava, Olimpi4.3 
 8. Pkhakadze, Mgzav.4.0 
 9. Woodson, Sokhumi4.0 
 10. Ransom, Mgzavrebi3.9 
Steals Per Game
 Corey ALLEN
  Mgzavrebi
  (185-PG-92)
  Avg: 3.1
 1. Allen, Mgzavrebi3.1 
 2. Burnette, Olimpi2.3 
 3. Tsintsadze, Kutaisi2.1 
 4. Pkhakadze, Mgzav.2.1 
 5. Rogava, Olimpi1.9 
 6. Lathan, Sokhumi1.8 
 7. Ransom, Mgzavrebi1.6 
 8. Baqradze, Olimpi1.6 
 9. Vaughn, Dinamo T.1.5 
 10. Chikviladze, Cactus T.1.5 
Blocks Per Game
 Beka BEKAURI
  Kutaisi
  (207-PF-91)
  Avg: 1.8
 1. Bekauri, Kutaisi1.8 
 2. Florveus, Cactus T.1.7 
 3. Bridgeman, Cactus T.1.4 
 4. Atuashvili, Rustavi1.4 
 5. Jgerenaia, Sokhumi1.2 
 6. Tubak, Kutaisi1.2 
 7. Pelcher, Batumi1.2 
 8. Krivtsov, Batumi1.1 
 9. Rychlyuk, Sokhumi1.1 
 10. Maravic, Dinamo T.1.0 
Player of the Week

 John Florveus
  Cactus Tbilisi
  ( 211-C-90 )
  

 Davit Maisuradze
  SEU Tbilisi
  ( 205-C/F-90 )
  

Georgian Basketball (Men)

Play-Off bracket4
Superleague Round 7 of Regular Season - Dec 1, 2012


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The round was rather attractive and full of interesting results. The round ended with derby games and even winless team recording their first victory.

The biggest surprise of round 7 in Superleague was guest Energy Invest's (6-1) road victory over their biggest opponent Kutaisi (5-2) 67-60 on Friday evening. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Kutaisi. It was a key game for the second position in the league. The guests trailed by 4 points after three quarters before their 23-12 charge, which allowed them to win the game. Energy Invest outrebounded Kutaisi 43-30 including 28 on the defensive glass. American guard Nate Bowie (183-G-86, college: Cent.Arkansas) fired 19 points and 5 rebounds for the winners. His fellow American import forward Kyle Nelson (203-89, college: Augustana, IL, agency: N.E.T.) chipped in 12 points and 9 rebounds. Azerbaijani guard Zaur Pashayev (188-83) produced 16 points, 5 rebounds and 6 assists for lost side. Energy Invest have a solid series of three victories in a row. They moved-up to second place. Kutaisi at the other side dropped to the fifth position with two games lost. Energy Invest are looking forward to face Armia (#3) in Tbilisi in the next round, which may be the game of the day. Kutaisi will have a break next round.
Another exciting game was a derby match between two teams from Tbilisi: Armia (#4) and TSU (#7). TSU was crushed at home by 29 points 65-94 and even the advantage of their own court did not help. Worth to mention a great performance of the former international Zviad Babiashvili (200-78) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 14 points, 11 rebounds and 4 assists. Lasha Parghalava contributed with 11 points and 6 rebounds for the winners. Center Davit Khizanishvili (202-87) answered with a double-double by scoring 14 points and 10 rebounds for TSU. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Defending champion (5-1) moved-up to third place, which they share with Olimpi. TSU at the other side keeps the seventh position with five games lost. They share it with Batumi. Armia will play against league's second-placed Energy Invest in Rustavi in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. TSU's supporters look forward to another derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Tbilisi Samedicino-Academia.
Another exciting game was again a derby between two local teams from Tbilisi: Olimpi (#5) and Dinamo Tbilisi (#6). Dinamo Tbilisi was defeated at home 79-84 and even the fact of playing on their own court did not help. It was a great evening for Stevan Milosevic who led his team to a victory scoring 11 points and 9 rebounds. Olimpi's coach George Kazanjian used an eleven-player rotation in such tough game. At the losing side Ioseb Lezhava responded with a double-double by scoring 16 points, 7 rebounds and 10 assists. Olimpi (5-1) moved-up to third place, which they share with Armia. Loser Dinamo Tbilisi keeps the sixth position with three games lost. Olimpi's supporters look forward to another derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Tbilisi to the arena MIA.
Sokhumi can celebrate finally their first win this season after five consecutive loses. The victory is especially important as it came on the road game in Tbilisi, where they defeated STU (0-6) 86-75. It was an exceptional evening for Vakhtang Kadaria who led the winners with a double-double by scoring 19 points, 13 rebounds and 4 blocks. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Sokhumi maintains ninth place with 1-5 record. It was STU's sixth loss in a row. They still closes the standings with six games lost. Sokhumi's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Tbilisi to the arena Dinamo Tbilisi.
Bottom-ranked Samedicino-Academia (0-6) tried to put together a comeback for its first victory of the season, but they fell short in the 82-73 loss to eighth ranked Batumi (2-5) in Batumi on Friday evening. Lasha Keshelava fired a double-double by scoring 21 points and 13 rebounds for the winners. Samedicino-Academia's coach rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Batumi moved-up to seventh place, which they share with TSU Tbilisi. Loser Samedicino-Academia still closes the standings with six games lost. Batumi will face bottom-ranked STU (#11) in Tbilisi in the next round. Samedicino-Academia's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Tbilisi to the arena TSU.

STU Tbilisi - Sokhumi 75-86

Sokhumi can celebrate finally their first win this season after five consecutive loses. The victory is especially important as it came on the road game in Tbilisi, where they defeated STU (0-6) 86-75. It looked good early as STU took an 4-point lead at the end of first quarter. But then Sokhumi had a 22-15 second period charge getting the lead and STU was not able to take back game control losing it eventually 75-86. Sokhumi shot 27 for 41 from the free-throw line, while STU only scored seven points from the stripe. They outrebounded STU 54-43 including a 37-20 advantage in defensive rebounds. Sokhumi brought some defensive toughness making 8 blocks. 29 personal fouls committed by STU helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. It was an exceptional evening for center Vakhtang Kadaria (205-89, college: Mineral Area CC) who led the winners with a double-double by scoring 19 points, 13 rebounds and 4 blocks. Forward Irakli Chlaidze (199-89) accounted for 24 points for the winning side. Forward Giorgi Pirvelashvili (201-88) came up with 17 points and 8 rebounds and forward Tato Chachibaia (201-90) added 9 points and 8 rebounds respectively for STU in the defeat. Four STU players scored in double figures. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Sokhumi maintains ninth place with 1-5 record. It was STU's sixth loss in a row. They still closes the standings with six games lost. Sokhumi's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Tbilisi to the arena Dinamo Tbilisi.
Top scorers:
Sokhumi: I.Chlaidze 24+4reb+2ast, V.Kadaria 19+13reb, G.Kopaliani 9+6reb, R.Nazmiev 8+6reb+5ast, D.Kankia 6+4reb+1ast, G.Shvangiradze 5+5reb+4ast
STU Tbilisi: G.Pirvelashvili 17+8reb+3ast, V.Janashia 12+3reb+1ast, G.Kvetenadze 11+3reb, L.Minashvili 10+5reb+2ast, T.Chachibaia 9+8reb+1ast, Z.Machaladze 4+5reb+4ast
gschID: 205003


TSU Tbilisi - Armia 65-94

Another exciting game was a derby match between two teams from Tbilisi: Armia (#4) and TSU (#7). TSU was crushed at home by 29 points 65-94 and even the advantage of their own court did not help. The game was mostly controlled by Armia. TSU was better in second period 23-22. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They dominated down low during the game scoring 60 of its points in the paint compared to TSU's 28. Armia forced 19 TSU turnovers. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 28 assists comparing to just 13 passes made by TSU's players. Worth to mention a great performance of the former international Zviad Babiashvili (200-78) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 14 points, 11 rebounds and 4 assists. International guard Lasha Parghalava (191-87, college: Montana St. - Billin) contributed with 11 points and 6 rebounds for the winners. Center Davit Khizanishvili (202-87) answered with a double-double by scoring 14 points and 10 rebounds and Serzhi Aselaini added 9 points and 9 rebounds in the effort for TSU. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Defending champion (5-1) moved-up to third place, which they share with Olimpi. TSU at the other side keeps the seventh position with five games lost. They share it with Batumi. Armia will play against league's second-placed Energy Invest in Rustavi in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. TSU's supporters look forward to another derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Tbilisi Samedicino-Academia.
Top scorers:
Armia: Z.Babiashvili 14+11reb+4ast, G.Sharabidze 12+4reb, L.Parghalava 11+6reb+3ast, C.Millage 11+1reb+1ast, J.Kjellbom 10+1reb, L.Wilson 9+4reb+4ast
TSU Tbilisi: D.Khizanishvili 14+10reb, G.Bakradze 11+6ast, V.Chkareuli 10+2reb+2ast, S.Aselaini 9+9reb, V.Beruashvili 8+4reb+1ast, L.Nozadze 4+5reb+1ast
gschID: 205002


Dinamo Tbilisi - Olimpi 79-84

Another exciting game was again a derby between two local teams from Tbilisi: Olimpi (#5) and Dinamo Tbilisi (#6). Dinamo Tbilisi was defeated at home 79-84 and even the fact of playing on their own court did not help. Olimpi looked well-organized offensively handing out 25 assists. It was a great evening for Montenegrin center Stevan Milosevic (211-85, agency: Interperformances) who led his team to a victory scoring 11 points and 9 rebounds. The former international forward Mikheil Berishvili (205-87) helped adding 10 points and 10 rebounds. Olimpi's coach George Kazanjian used an eleven-player rotation in such tough game. At the losing side point guard Ioseb Lezhava (185-91) responded with a double-double by scoring 16 points, 7 rebounds and 10 assists and American forward Flynn Clayman (206-88, college: Cumberlands) scored 18 points and 7 rebounds (made all of his seven free throws). Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Olimpi (5-1) moved-up to third place, which they share with Armia. Loser Dinamo Tbilisi keeps the sixth position with three games lost. Olimpi's supporters look forward to another derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Tbilisi to the arena MIA.
Top scorers:
Olimpi: N.Tutus 14+2reb+3ast, L.Fatsatsia 13+4reb+4ast, A.Dvalishvili 11+2reb, S.Milosevic 11+9reb+3ast, M.Berishvili 10+10reb+2ast, S.Sokk 8+5reb+7ast
Dinamo Tbilisi: F.Clayman 18+7reb+3ast, I.Lezhava 16+7reb+10ast, T.Niniashvili 13+4reb, B.Chikviladze 11+4reb+3ast, D.Ioseliani 10+5reb, L.Karim 9+6reb+4ast
gschID: 205001


Kutaisi - Rustavi 60-67

The biggest surprise of round 7 in Superleague was guest Energy Invest's (6-1) road victory over their biggest opponent Kutaisi (5-2) 67-60 on Friday evening. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Kutaisi. It was a key game for the second position in the league. The guests trailed by 4 points after three quarters before their 23-12 charge, which allowed them to win the game. Energy Invest outrebounded Kutaisi 43-30 including 28 on the defensive glass. American guard Nate Bowie (183-86, college: Cent.Arkansas) fired 19 points and 5 rebounds for the winners. His fellow American import forward Kyle Nelson (203-89, college: Augustana, IL, agency: N.E.T.) chipped in 12 points and 9 rebounds. Azerbaijani guard Zaur Pashayev (188-83) produced 16 points, 5 rebounds and 6 assists and international center Richard Matiashvili (207-89) added 10 points, 9 rebounds and 4 assists respectively for lost side. Energy Invest have a solid series of three victories in a row. They moved-up to second place. Kutaisi at the other side dropped to the fifth position with two games lost. Energy Invest are looking forward to face Armia (#3) in Tbilisi in the next round, which may be the game of the day. Kutaisi will have a break next round.
Top scorers:
Rustavi: N.Bowie 19+5reb+3ast, K.Nelson 12+9reb+2ast, L.Tsekvava 11+3reb+5ast, T.Toudjani 7+8reb+3ast, M.Chochua 7+7reb, M.Abaishvili 5+3reb
Kutaisi: Z.Pashayev 16+5reb+6ast, G.Barbakadze 13+2reb+2ast, R.Matiashvili 10+9reb+4ast, R.Didia 9+2reb+2ast, D.Barbakadze 6+3reb+1ast, B.Kvimsadze 2+8reb
gschID: 205000


Batumi - Samedicino 82-73

Bottom-ranked Samedicino-Academia (0-6) tried to put together a comeback for its first victory of the season, but they fell short in the 82-73 loss to eighth ranked Batumi (2-5) in Batumi on Friday evening. The hosts took control from the first minutes by winning first half. But Samedicino-Academia won fourth quarter 17-16. However it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They outrebounded Samedicino-Academia 49-37 including a 34-23 advantage in defensive rebounds. Samedicino-Academia was plagued by 25 personal fouls down the stretch. The former international forward Lasha Keshelava (200-81) fired a double-double by scoring 21 points and 13 rebounds for the winners. Guard Ivane Maisuradze (194-85) chipped in 15 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists. Four Batumi players scored in double figures. Center Giorgi Revazashvili (208-91) produced 16 points and 5 rebounds and forward Levan Eliadze (197-92) added 10 points and 8 rebounds respectively for lost side. Samedicino-Academia's coach rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Batumi moved-up to seventh place, which they share with TSU Tbilisi. Loser Samedicino-Academia still closes the standings with six games lost. Batumi will face bottom-ranked STU (#11) in Tbilisi in the next round. Samedicino-Academia's supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Tbilisi to the arena TSU.
Top scorers:
Batumi: L.Keshelava 21+13reb+1ast, G.Nanitashvili 16+5reb+3ast, N.Ramishvili 15+5reb+4ast, I.Maisuradze 15+7reb+4ast, A.Eliashvili 8+5reb+1ast, G.Kvelashvili 7+13reb
Samedicino: G.Revazashvili 16+5reb+1ast, Z.Maisuradze 15+2reb, L.Eliadze 10+8reb+2ast, G.Periashvili 9+8reb, G.Gaprindashvili 6+2reb+5ast, L.Revazashvili 6+4reb
gschID: 204999
  




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